Annual professional award

WEVA ItAward 2017

Best Videographer

Annual highest title for a videographer
who also is a cameraman, a video editor
and a designer all in one.

Participation

$27 for all categories.
Free for Pro account members.

Stages

Entry submission:
7 — 30 November 2017 UTC 0
Judging:
1 — 25 December 2017 UTC 0
Announcement of the winners:
26 December 2017

Judges

Artem Korchagin
Super-Judge
Artem Korchagin
pavellasuta.weva.pro/en/videographer/artemkorchagin
N. Novgorod, Russia
Repeatedly awarded, winner of competitions, traveler and videographer
Maru Films
Super-Judge
Maru Films
pavellasuta.weva.pro/en/videographer/marufilms
Amsterdam, Netherlands
The Best Videographer 2016 / Destination wedding videographers based in Amsterdam.
Gione da Silva
Super-Judge
Gione da Silva
pavellasuta.weva.pro/en/videographer/login7509
Ipswich, United Kingdom
Wedding videographer in Essex and Sussex, UK. All his films are about people and their stories. It’s what makes each one compelling and entirely different.
Sharrone Calafiore
Sharrone Calafiore
pavellasuta.weva.pro/en/videographer/fiorefilms
New York, NY, United States
Masters at creating intensely romantic, edgy, cinematic-style wedding films. Wedding Films...with a touch of Edge
Sergey Andreev
Sergey Andreev
pavellasuta.weva.pro/en/videographer/sergey_andreev
Moscow, Russia
The videographers of our Studio possess all professional qualities, so You will feel comfortable and confident.
Dmitry Sedov
Dmitry Sedov
pavellasuta.weva.pro/en/videographer/sedov
Moscow, Russia
Founder of the biggest videographers association in Russia, producer, videographer with 20 years of experience.
PK video Films
PK video Films
pavellasuta.weva.pro/en/videographer/pkvideofilms
Cracow, Poland
We specialize in making wedding videos. For each pair there is another story, and we will try to tell her in this unique and unique way.
Dreamwood Cinematography
Dreamwood Cinematography
pavellasuta.weva.pro/en/videographer/dreamwood
Minsk, Belarus
Dream Wood is the creative tandem of a young married couple, Mikhail and Lyudmila Nilov, who are in love with their work.

Main categories

WEVA ItAward 2017 - Best Videographer - Lake Como Destination Wedding || Kate & Brent
Videographer Alessandro Bordoni
Winner
Milan, Italy

Best Videographer

15 participants
Description: specialist whose video
most harmoniously combine story line,
musical arrangement, mounting solutions
and video design.
Evaluated: ready video of one real
wedding.
Duration: maximum 5 minutes.
WEVA ItAward 2017 - Best Videographer - Venice in Love
2 place
Videographer Daniele Donati Films
Ancona, Italy
WEVA ItAward 2017 - Best Videographer - Adrien & Petra | Love in Masseria
3 place
Videographer Fabio Stanzione
Bari, Italy
WEVA ItAward 2017 - Best Videographer - WEDDING FILM | OUR PROMISES
4 place
Videographer Andrea Vallone
Turin, Italy
WEVA ItAward 2017 - Best Videographer - Alessandro e Annalisa
5 place
Videographer BLACKANDLIGHT FILM
Rome, Italy
WEVA ItAward 2017 - Best Video Editor - Elopement in Santorini || Nicole & Michael
Videographer Alessandro Bordoni
Winner
Milan, Italy

Best Video Editor

14 participants
Description: specialist with the most creative
attitude and the most interesting solutions
in the wedding editing, the best compocisional
finds; who prepares video using computer
graphics and effects.
Evaluated: best episode of ready video
from the one real wedding.
Duration: maximum 4 minutes.
WEVA ItAward 2017 - Best Video Editor - Wedding in Venice
2 place
Videographer BLACKANDLIGHT FILM
Rome, Italy
WEVA ItAward 2017 - Best Video Editor - Giulio & Savis
3 place
Videographer Thomas De Lorenzo
Rome, Italy
WEVA ItAward 2017 - Best Video Editor - Leodario & Raffaella | L'amore è la radice di ogni virtù
4 place
Videographer Fabio Stanzione
Bari, Italy
WEVA ItAward 2017 - Best Video Editor - ★★★ /// elopement in Florence /// MATTEO ♥︎ FILOMENA ★★★
5 place
Videographer Giancarlo De Vita
Amalfi, Italy
WEVA ItAward 2017 - Best Cameraman - Alessandro e Annalisa
Videographer BLACKANDLIGHT FILM
Winner
Rome, Italy

Best Cameraman

11 participants
Description: specialist with the most creative
attitude to mordern wedding video shooting,
with the most interesting plans
and visual solutions.
Evaluated: cutting of video episodes, showing
cameraman skills, work with illumination
and edditional equipment.
Duration: maximum 5 minutes.
WEVA ItAward 2017 - Best Cameraman - SAME SEX LOVE in Florence | Axel + Pasquale
2 place
Videographer Fabio Stanzione
Bari, Italy
WEVA ItAward 2017 - Best Cameraman - WEDDING FILM | OUR PROMISES
3 place
Videographer Andrea Vallone
Turin, Italy
WEVA ItAward 2017 - Best Cameraman - Chiara e Alessio wedding film
4 place
Videographer Max Billia
Genoa, Italy
WEVA ItAward 2017 - Best Cameraman - ALESSANDRO + TONY
5 place
Videographer Alessandro Falcone
Brindisi, Italy

Wedding specializations

WEVA ItAward 2017 - Best Colorist - Blackandlight Film Showreel
Videographer BLACKANDLIGHT FILM
Winner
Rome, Italy

Best Colorist

5 participants
Description: specialist in the field
of work with colors, whose videos
contain individual style, creative
solutions and exceptional
color solution.
Evaluated: cutting of video episodes
from real weddings.
Duration: maximum 2 minutes.
WEVA ItAward 2017 - Best Colorist - D+A ♥︎ 29.07.2017 /// COMING_SOON ★★★
2 place
Videographer Giancarlo De Vita
Amalfi, Italy
WEVA ItAward 2017 - Best Colorist - Teresa e Andrea - Wedding in Torre del Greco - short cut
3 place
Videographer Luno films
Milan, Italy
WEVA ItAward 2017 - Best Colorist - La Vie en Rose
4 place
Videographer Matteo Santoro
Rome, Italy
WEVA ItAward 2017 - Best Colorist - Matteo&Mirko
5 place
WEVA ItAward 2017 - Best Pilot - Blackandlight Showreel
Videographer BLACKANDLIGHT FILM
Winner
Rome, Italy

Best Pilot

4 participants
Description: the author of exciting videos created with such camaraman equipment: drones, camera dollies, steadicams, camera sliders and electrostabilizers.
Evaluated: cutting of video episodes
from real weddings showing a mastership of work with aquipment.
Duration: maximum 2 minutes.
WEVA ItAward 2017 - Best Pilot - D+A ♥︎ 29.07.2017 /// COMING_SOON ★★★
2 place
Videographer Giancarlo De Vita
Amalfi, Italy
WEVA ItAward 2017 - Best Pilot - Teresa e Andrea - Wedding in Torre del Greco - short cut
3 place
Videographer Luno films
Milan, Italy
WEVA ItAward 2017 - Best Pilot - Giulia e Silvio
4 place
Videographer Matteo Santoro
Rome, Italy

Wedding genres

WEVA ItAward 2017 - Best Wedding Highlights - Destination Wedding in Tuscany || Vicky & Steven
Videographer Alessandro Bordoni
Winner
Milan, Italy

Best Wedding Highlights

15 participants
Description: video clip from
one wedding where there are all hightlights of the wedding day.
Evaluated: ready video of one real
wedding.
Duration: maximum 5 minutes.
WEVA ItAward 2017 - Best Wedding Highlights - The Key Of All Doors
2 place
Videographer Daniele Donati Films
Ancona, Italy
WEVA ItAward 2017 - Best Wedding Highlights - Alessandro e Annalisa
3 place
Videographer BLACKANDLIGHT FILM
Rome, Italy
WEVA ItAward 2017 - Best Wedding Highlights - Daniele e Vincenzo
4 place
Videographer Adriana Russo
Turin, Italy
WEVA ItAward 2017 - Best Wedding Highlights - A Fairy Tale in Rome: Fahad & Dalal
5 place
Videographer Thomas De Lorenzo
Rome, Italy
WEVA ItAward 2017 - Best Engagement - Daniele & Laura Save The Date
Videographer Giuseppe Vitulli
Winner
Larino, Italy

Best Engagement

8 participants
Description: video with any episode contains the love story or wedding preparation except the wedding itself.
Evaluated: cutting of video episodes
from one love story.
Duration: maximum 6 minutes.
WEVA ItAward 2017 - Best Engagement - Engagement in Milan
2 place
Videographer Fabio Stanzione
Bari, Italy
WEVA ItAward 2017 - Best Engagement - SAVE THE DATE ♥︎ FRANCESCO + ANGELA ♥︎ 12.3.2017
3 place
Videographer Giancarlo De Vita
Amalfi, Italy
WEVA ItAward 2017 - Best Engagement - Giovanna e Antonio
4 place
Videographer BLACKANDLIGHT FILM
Rome, Italy
WEVA ItAward 2017 - Best Engagement - PREWEDDING | LOVE IN VENEZIA
5 place
Videographer Andrea Vallone
Turin, Italy

Rules

Who can participate?

Registered videographer on the web-site WEVA.PRO, who is over 18 years old.
$27 for all categories. Free for Pro account members.
Only for users from Italy.

What kind of videos should be submited?

Only video fully complying with the description and specifications of the category is allowed to participate in the Contest.

Technical requirements

For participation in the Contest video preliminary is uploaded to video-hosting Youtube or Vimeo. In the uploading video form to the category the link indicated to a video at an appropriate video hosting. It is dersirable to upload video of HD-quality. Screenshot should be uploaded to each video which gives an idea about video content. Screenshots with logo are banned.

Which videos are forbidden?

Video is not allowed to participate in the Competition if it contains inappropriate or unethical content included in the list of restrictions adopted in internet or not corresponding to the traditional standards of the wedding video. Every video can be deleted from Contest with accordance of deсision of WEVA and this decision can not be discussed.

It is possible to add to one catagory several videos?

No.

What is the procedure of judjing?

There are 5 judges who responsible for each category and have access to rate video only in their category. After announcement of the begining of voting each member of jury can watch video and vote using 10-point scale. Rates compliance to the category, the video quality, the wow-factor, the overall impression. Rating can be changed during voting period.

When judges finish the voting, super-judges start to vote. Super-judges look through all the categories but rate only 5 videos in each category which reached maximum points after main judging process.

Which prizes will the winners receive?

Winners of three main categories will get special statuettes. All the winners will get diplomas of the Contest and distinctive marks in their profiles and Pro account for the year.

How to get the prize?

Prizes and special awards will be shipped by mail to the Winners. Diplomas for Winners will be send by e-mail for printing or for publishing on web-sites.

Does the winning influence on videographer's rating in the local Contest?

No.

Other important things you need to know

Participating in the Contest you agree with all mentioned rules. You also garantee that you are the author of all videos which you upload and and not any 3-rd person has nothing against it.

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